Plant Parasites of Europe

leafminers, galls and fungi

Peronospora sepium

Peronospora sepium Gäumann, 1923

on Vicia


underside of the leaves with a greyish purple fungal down of erect conidiophores that apically several times are branching, each branch ending in an ovoid colourless conidium.

host plants

narrowly monophagous

Vicia sepium.


the Index Fungorum (2016) considers P. sepium synonymous with P. viciae.


Brandenburger (1985a), Chater, Woods, Stringer, ao (2020a), Dietrich (2013a), Doppelbaur, Huber & Poelt (1965a), Göker, García-Blázquez, Voglmayr ao (2009a), Gustavsson (1991a), vJage, Klenke, Kruse ao (2017a), Klenke & Scholler (2015a), Kruse (2014a), Müller & Kokeš (2008a), Săvulescu (1948a).

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